A Week In Brooklyn, NY, On A $105,000 Salary

11 p.m. — By the time I’m home, I’m exhausted, and confused about whether I’m hungry or not. For the first time in my life, I live by myself and absolutely love it. I’m extremely introverted in the sense that I get my energy from being alone. But also, my apartment is a mess right now, and I have no external motivation to clean it. I ambitiously used some free ClassPass credits to book a spin class for early tomorrow morning, but it’s late enough now that I know I’m not going to want to wake up, so I late cancel and send them an email, hoping they’ll waive the usual fee. I make a small bowl of spinach, vinegar, and nutritional yeast to put something in my stomach before bed, wash my face, put on a podcast, and am asleep within five minutes.

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